Julia Korbik

Julia Korbik

Freelance journalist and author based in Berlin

“’To create awareness for feminism, people have to see why feminism matters. But many people believe feminism has run its course. Who needs feminism? The truth is: I do, and so do you. Because feminism is the best bullshit-detector there is. If we put on our feminist glasses, we’ll see through the bullshit surrounding gender stereotypes and roles. As Simone de Beauvoir would say: ‘One is not born, but rather, becomes a feminist’. Equality has to be fought for – it is earned, not given”.